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Pampered Manchester United stars 'have handyman to change lightbulbs'

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02 Jun 2009 09:38:33

Pampered Manchester United stars 'have handyman to change lightbulbs'

The 28-year-old Frenchman said his every whim was taken care of by the club's staff to ensure he can concentrate on his game. Barry Moorhouse, the player liaison manager, presides over a team who are available 24 hours a day to have cars fixed, Jacuzzis repaired and domestic chores performed.  Related ArticlesArmed robbers target Rio Ferdinands localArsenal v Manchester United: Park Ji-sung set to start in Champions League finalAmericas Motor City falls apart at the seamsChampions League final 2009: Manchester United v Barcelona could be best ever finalManchester United v Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo can be stoppedEvra, who lives in a £3 million mansion in Alderley Edge, Cheshire, told the Daily Mirror: 'This club is a big family because everybody works together. You can ask Barry anything. When you have a problem with your car, the Jacuzzi or the light, he is there. 'When you see people like this you want to make them happy and win.' Mr Moorhouse delights in his role, and was quoted saying: "Some people describe me as a Jim'll Fix It.' A club source told the Sun newspaper: "Barry and his team can arrange virtually anything - new car, new house, you name it. "The manager wants players to concentrate on football, but some requests are ridiculous. They're pampered, they live in a bubble. "Some wouldn't know how to change a lightbulb. And if Wags need something they are helped too. They're all treated better than the Royal Family."


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